Browsing Freshmeat this morning and I noticed that DB40 has gone open source…. db4objects – native Java and .NET open source object database engine and is well worth a look. Via [Fast Takes]
Ah! Object databases. Always have been The Next Big Thing. And I’m afraid they always will be.
We announced it last week, but the DSL Tools home page just went live today. The big thing is the Microsoft Tools for Domain Specific Languages Technology Preview. There’s also a walkthru of the tool, a newsgroup and Jochen’s blog. We also published the third article in the Software Factories overview series. Via [DevHawk]
P.S. I just got my NewsGator to Das Blog plug-in working. Ink integration is next on the list…
My latest column for SD Times is a bit of spleen-venting about stupid MBAs who believe that the loss of technical expertise is fine: “[F]uture entrepreneurs and great businesspeople will come from the countries where the work is done, not from a country whose ‘comparative advantage’ is reduced to making snazzy PowerPoint presentations.”